Definitions For Recompense


  • The act of compensating for service or loss or injury
  • Payment or reward (as for service rendered)
  • Something that is given to or done to thank or reward someone or to pay someone for loss or suffering


  • Make payment to; compensate
  • Make amends for; pay compensation for
  • To give something (such as money) to (someone) as a reward or as a payment for loss or suffering

Is Recompense a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Recompense is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Recompense in a Sentence

  • The cash-strapped museum can recompense lecturers with only token honorariums
  • That company still needs to recompense the work that the contractor finished last month
  • He is asking for a just recompense for the work he's done.
  • He received $10,000 in recompense for his injuries.

Synonyms for Recompense

Antonyms for Recompense

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